BARTLESVILLE – The Oklahoma State Department of Health will offer Mini Health Fairs in June across District 4 in northeast Oklahoma.
OSDH District 4 serves an eight-county region including Craig, Delaware, Mayes, Nowata, Ottawa, Rogers, Wagoner and Washington counties.
Mini Health Fair events are planned in five counties, as well as a Mobile Wellness Clinic in Rogers County.
The Mobile Wellness Clinic will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 17 at the Tulsa Port of Catoosa, Port Plaza parking lot, 5238 N. Hwy 167, Catoosa.
“We are excited to host these Mini Health Fairs to spotlight our programs and services in each county,” said James Thompson, Regional Administrative Director for District 4. “Our hardworking and dedicated staff will be available to answer questions and connect clients to health department services and community resources.”
Each Mini Health Fair will include health services via District 4’s “Public Health on the Go!” Mobile Wellness Unit. Staffed by a family nurse practitioner, available services on the Mobile Wellness Unit include school/sports physicals, annual child well checks, immunizations, wellness checks (blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol screenings), women’s exams, men’s exams, general sick visits, STI/STD testing, flu testing and vaccination, COVID-19 testing and vaccination, and other public health services. No appointment is required.
Booths will feature programs available at each county health department (Children First, Child Guidance, SoonerStart, WIC and more), as well as community partners.
Community Health Workers will offer in-person assistance with Medicaid/SoonerCare enrollment.
Free car seat checks will be provided by certified child passenger safety technicians. A limited number of car seats will be given away to those who qualify.
Mini Health Fairs are scheduled at the following locations in June:
• CRAIG COUNTY
June 2 – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Craig County Health Department, 115 E. Delaware, Vinita
• DELAWARE COUNTY
June 9 – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Delaware County Health Department, 432 S. 9th St., Jay
• NOWATA COUNTY
June 23 – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Spikes Park, 225 E. Cherokee Ave., Nowata, OK
• MAYES COUNTY
June 24 – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mayes County Fairgrounds, 2212 NE 1st St., Pryor
• OTTAWA COUNTY
June 30 – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Ottawa County Health Department, 1930 N. Elm, Miami
For more information about each Mini Health Fair, contact the Rogers County Health Department at 918-341-3166
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) protects and improves public health through its system of local health services and strategies focused on preventing disease. OSDH provides technical support and guidance to 68 county health departments in Oklahoma, as well as guidance and consultation to the two independent city-county health departments in Oklahoma City and Tulsa. Learn more at Oklahoma.gov/health.